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Proverbs 23:7 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

for he is like one who is inwardly calculating.[a]
    “Eat and drink!” he says to you,
    but his heart is not with you.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 23:7 Or for as he calculates in his soul, so is he
English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.

Proverbs 23:7-8 The Message (MSG)

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6-8 Don’t accept a meal from a tightwad;
    don’t expect anything special.
He’ll be as stingy with you as he is with himself;
    he’ll say, “Eat! Drink!” but won’t mean a word of it.
His miserly serving will turn your stomach
    when you realize the meal’s a sham.

The Message (MSG)

Copyright © 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002 by Eugene H. Peterson

Proverbs 23:7-8 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

for he is like one who is inwardly calculating.[a]
    “Eat and drink!” he says to you,
    but his heart is not with you.
You will vomit up the morsels that you have eaten,
    and waste your pleasant words.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 23:7 Or for as he calculates in his soul, so is he
English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.

Proverbs 23:7-8 The Message (MSG)

8

6-8 Don’t accept a meal from a tightwad;
    don’t expect anything special.
He’ll be as stingy with you as he is with himself;
    he’ll say, “Eat! Drink!” but won’t mean a word of it.
His miserly serving will turn your stomach
    when you realize the meal’s a sham.

The Message (MSG)

Copyright © 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002 by Eugene H. Peterson

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